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195X Byron Byron Serial # 218876 195X Byron Byron typewriter, Serial # 218876 Georg Sommeregger's 195X Byron Byron typewriter. 2016-07-26 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Georg Sommeregger: 195X Byron Byron Serial # 218876 I am happy I found this Byron portable. These were produced by Japy in Beaucourt, France, and sold by Byron Business Machines of Nottingham.

Japy, in turn, had produced this model as licencee of the Patria right holders based in Switzerland.

With the machine now located in Basel, it is only 60 kilometres away from its birth place in France after having spent 60 years or so in the UK.

195X Byron Byron #218876

Status: My Collection
Created: 07-26-2016 at 12:56PM
Last Edit: 07-26-2016 at 01:01PM


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I am happy I found this Byron portable. These were produced by Japy in Beaucourt, France, and sold by Byron Business Machines of Nottingham.

Japy, in turn, had produced this model as licencee of the Patria right holders based in Switzerland.

With the machine now located in Basel, it is only 60 kilometres away from its birth place in France after having spent 60 years or so in the UK.

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Hunter: Georg Sommeregger (shordzi)

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Based in Basel, Switzerland. Running typewriters.ch and sommeregger.blogspot.com.
Very early member of the typosphere.



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